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Austin Parks Foundation


Sara Mills

It was a fun and different way to experience the festival. Only drawback was that festival-wide network problems rendered the digital kiosks unusable numerous times during the shift.

Gave 4.00 hours on 09/30/2016
Wolf Sittler

Great way to encourage citizen help with public projects.....and helping beautify communities.

Gave 2.00 hours on 09/24/2016 with It's My Park Day - Spring
Betsy Sammon
Molly Von Holten
Jared Grosek

Jared environmental training with National Public Lands Day

The guides knew what they were talking about, had several years worth of experience and were informative and helpful. They were good at communicating to and teaching the group about the history behind the creek preservation, as well as having knowledge about the current vegetation growing and the impacts on the environment there.

Did environmental training of 2.00 on 09/24/2016 with Austin Parks Foundation, National Trails Day
Zelda Laitinen
Jules Vieau
Pam Thompson

Green zones are BMP for our creeks!

Gave 2.00 hours on 09/24/2016 with Austin Parks Foundation, National Trails Day
Genera Navarra
Victor Laitinen
Sharon Sparlin
Ana Gonzalez
Violet Hope
Amanda Dotson

This was a great learning experience! I didn't even know what a grow zone was or that we had so many in the city, but now I know that they are a vitally important part in keeping our water and environment clean and free of pollutants. I really enjoyed learning about these mini wilderness ecosystems in our city and exploring one with the environmental scientists from the City's Watershed Protection Dept.

Gave 2.00 hours on 09/24/2016 with Austin Parks Foundation
Katie Culross
Hallie Ward
Camilla Hope
Leslie Baccus